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Without a Grand Slam title since 2012, Federer fought back to beat Nadal in the final, setting himself up for a stunning return to form.
Indian tennis ace Leander Paes hinted of coming up with an academy in Kolkata but refused to share more details.
If Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer had managed to meet in the U.S. Open semifinals, it would have felt as if the trophy were at stake right then and there.
Roger Federer said he just didn't deserve to beat Juan Martin del Potro in the rematch of their epic 2009 final.
Let us take a look at the six near-miss moments at the US Open that have kept Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal apart.
Juan Martin Del Potro defeated the 19-time Grand Slam champion Federer 7-5, 3-6, 7-6 (10/8), 6-4 in Arthur Ashe Stadium.
The 28-year-old Juan Martin del Potro will once again face world number one Nadal in the semi-finals on Friday.
Nadal, who will be playing in his 26th Grand Slam semi-final, said he was delighted to have swept past Rublev.
When asked to describe what he admires most about Federer, also a long-time off-court friend, Nadal was keen to cool the bromance.
World number one Rafael Nadal, the 2010 and 2013 champion, brushed aside Russian 19-year-old Rublev 6-1, 6-2, 6-2.
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are each a victory away from finally meeting at the U.S. Open, the only Grand Slam tournament where the rivals have never played each other.
The only bit of trouble for Roger Federer in his fourth-round match at the U.S. Open was when he felt the tightening of a muscle at the back of the top of his left leg.
Federer believes that had Del Potro remained fit he could have become world number one after that breakthrough.
Juan Martin del Potro shrugged off sickness to save two match points and defeat Dominic Thiem in a five-set US Open epic.
Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer play their fourth-round matches, and Juan Martin Del Potro, another former champion is in action in a match where he considers himself the underdog.